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Polly Ho-Yen

  • 5 stars across 7 books
    Polly used to be a primary school teacher in London and while she was teaching there she used to get up very early in the morning to write stories. The first of those stories is now a book called Boy in the Tower.
    She's still writing stories and though she doesn't teach now, she still visit schools ... only now they're all over the country.
    She lives in Bristol with her husband Dan who designs the covers of her books.
    7th February 2019

    Two Sides

    Lula and Lenka are best friends and total opposites - Lula is a Dog Person and Lenka is a Cat Person; Lula is super mess... More

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    29th January 2015

    Boy In The Tower

    When they first arrived, they came quietly and stealthily as if they tip-toed into the world when we were all lookin... More

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    7th July 2016

    Where Monsters Lie

    The children of Mivtown have grown up hearing the legend of the monsters of the loch. But it's only a story - a warnin... More

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    6th July 2017

    Fly Me Home

    Feeling lost and alone in a strange new city, Leelu wishes she could fly away back home - her real home where her dad ... More

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    9th July 2020

    My Other Life: A Bloomsbury Reader

    Thought-provoking contemporary fantasy from best-selling author Polly Ho-Yen. Mae spends a lot of time in hospitals. Sh... More

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    8th July 2021

    How To Survive

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    8th July 2021

    How To Survive

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